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Morning Pitch: Bisons and Lehigh Valley try for two, again

The Buffalo Bisons and Lehigh Valley IronPigs got one game in on Saturday. They'll try again for two on Sunday as the Bisons close out a rain-soaked series and homestand.

Today's game: Doubleheader begins at 12:35 p.m. (Gates open at noon)

Weather: The challenging forecast continues, but it looks like baseball might be played on Sunday. According to Sunday will bring rain showers early with overcast skies later in the day. High 47.

Promotion: Buster's Kids Club Sunday. All participants for in-game promotions will be Kids Club members. After the game all kids in attendance can partake in Kids Run the Bases.

Last game: The Bisons took an 8-0 win on Saturday over the IronPigs in the first half a doubleheader. The nightcap was rained out.

Quick hits: Bisons 8, Lehigh Valley 0

Top prospects: The IronPigs have three of the top five rated prospects in the Philadelphia Phillies organization according to J.P. Crawford is the No. 1 rated prospect in the organization but the shortstop is batting just .153. Catcher Jorge Alfaro is rated third and is batting .318 while outfielder Nick Williams is ranked fourth and hitting .267.

Bisons' first baseman Rowdy Tellez is the fifth-ranked prospect in the Toronto Blue Jays organization while outfielder Dwight Smith, Jr., is 26th.

Tickets: $10.50-13.50. Available online at or at the Coca-Cola Field box office.

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